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  NBC    NBC Bay Area News at 5    News; News/Business. New. (CC)  

    August 10, 2013
    5:00 - 5:31pm PDT  

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♪ good evening, i'm terry mcsweeney, diane dwyer has the night off. midnight tomorrow, it appears the two sides can't come to terms, the governor will likely step in to hit office temporari temporarily. the negotiations are going on, and she has more. >> it does not appear that the two sides are any closer to making a deal. yesterday they met here for about 12 hours, there's no telling how long they will be here this evening. antoinette brian, a negotiator for the transit union says they want a deal and they're hoping
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to get one by tomorrow. that's when the one-week contract extension will expire. bryant has been very outspoken about not wanting to let this drag out and not letting the governor intervene again. >> we want to get a deal. sometimes when those things happen, you're given more time. you take your foot off the gas. we're ready to put it all the way to the floor. we want the job done today, but definitely before sunday. >> we have not heard much from bart's lead negotiator today. if the union cannot reach an agreement this weekend he will use his executive powers to keep bart trains running, at least until october. he will ask san francisco's superior court to call an emergency session tomorrow morning and consider granting a 60 day cooling off period. all eyes continue to be on the two sides to see if they can strike a deal on their ownby tomorrow. live in oakland, kimberly terry,
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nbc bay area news. >> it could be a tragic end in the search for a missing oakland woman. family and friends of sandra coke are now awaiting word from the coroner. searchers found a woman's body in vac vaville yesterday afternoon. alameda county corinne area's office says there won't be an identification until early next week. police have identified a person of interest in the case. randy elena is coke's ex-boyfriend from 20 years ago, he's also a high risk sex offender. he was arrested tuesday on parole violation. coke has worked for the department for four years. 15-year-old audrey pott was allegedly assaulted by three boys during a party last september after she passed out. she committed suicide after pictures of the assault were
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circulated around school and social media. the lawyer representing potts family says an agreement is being worked out. the attitudes of the three teenaged boys, one teenaged girl and all of their parents charged in the civil case are much different. >> i expect to hear that they will attempt to -- what's called slut shaming her. in other words, not accepting responsibility for what they've done. and these are life lessons to be learned. a lot of life less tons to be learned in this case. about cyber bullying, about sex abuse with miners, about accepting responsibility. >> in other developments, police have found a photo of a second nude girl allegedly taken by one of the boys accused in this case. 18 of 19 u.s. embassies closed over the last week over terrorist attacks will reopen tomorrow according to the state department. they were closed because of concerns about al qaeda in the
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arabian peninsula. one exception is the u.s. embassy in yemen's capital. american consulate in pakistan was closed thursday over a separate credible threat. the top u.s. commander in afghanistan says the new security agreement twenty two countries will send a clear signal to the afghan people and the taliban, as foreign forces withdraw. u.s. marine general says signing at agreement, shows the international communities commitment to afghanistan's future. he commands the u.s. led international security forces in afghanistan. afghan forces would be able to stand up against the insurgency as the taliban prepared for the increase attacks. >> i expect the afghan forces will be resilient in the face of taliban attacks, we know now they require some support and logistics, counter i.e.d., they'll be supporting them in those areas and more importantly.
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developing a sustainability in those areas. >> he also said, the 352,000 member afghan military will still need training and mentoring after foreign troops leave afghanistan at the end of next year. president obama went to orlando today to address the national convention of disable d veteran and to begin his vacation with his family. brian mooar has more. >> reporter: before leaving on vacation president obama promised to do more work for america's disabled veterans. and he pledged those who sacrificed for this country won't lose their benefits despite washington's budget cuts. >> i believe this work is more important than ever. because this time of war that we've been in is coming to an end. >> the president hopes to have america back on a peace time
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footing in a year and a half. but his friday news conference showed he's fighting on a lot of political fronts. >> good afternoon, everybody, please have a seat. >> he's trying to calm the controversy over nsa surveillance. he's still battling members of congress over obama care. >> the one unifying principle in the republican party at the moment is making sure that 30 million people don't have health care. >> reporter: in martha's vineyard, president obama looking for a break from the heat. brian mooar, nbc news, washington. more guns are off bay area streets tonight thanks to a gun buyback program in oakland today. the organization youth uprising partnered with the oakland police department and an anonymous donor to host the event. residents were able to turn in guns with no questions asked. they received $200 cash for an
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assault weapon. they say while the gun buyback program will stop the violence, it can help. >> it seems good we're getting guns off the streets. we know every gun out there is a potential threat. >> the group said they plan another gurn buyback program by the end of the year. a man was giving a girl a horse drawn carriage ride around noon today when the horse got spooked and took off at full speed. the girl was thrown from the carriage. the truck driver saw the horse barrelling toward him with the 11-year-old girl in tow he tried to get his vehicle out of the way. the girl was injured, that crash saved her from being pulled into oncoming traffic. there were no serious or life threatening injuries to anybody. not even the horse.
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next at 5:00, talk about going green. learn how one bay area company is turning algae into make-up. also, just one win away from punching their ticket to williamsport pennsylvania. we're going to preview the game for the bay area little leaguers. an emotional day for the swedish artemis team looking to stave off elimination from this competition. temperatures today managed to get close to 80 degrees in many locations after we've burned off the morning fog. temperatures tomorrow get warmer and get ready, we're talking about temperatures near 90 by the time we head toward monday. look at 'em.
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living on cloud nine with that u-verse wireless receiver. you see in my day, when my mom was repainting the house, you couldn't just set up a tv in the basement. i mean, come on! nope. we could only watch tv in the rooms that had a tv outlet. yeah if we wanted to watch tv someplace else, we'd have to go to my aunt sally's. have you ever sat on a plastic covered couch? [ kids cheering ] you're missing a good game over here. those kids wouldn't have lasted one day in our shoes. [ male announcer ] switch and add a wireless receiver. get u-verse tv for $19 a month for 2 years with qualifying bundles rethink possible.
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high emotions on the race course at the louis vuitton semicup finals today in the lead up to the america's cup. a story of the swedish team that touched many with a competitive spirit. >> high emotions today and high winds right now, really picking up around here. but when you look at this swedish art miss racing team and what they overcame just to get back into this competition after that fatal accident on may 9th, it was very impressive. we looked for great stories in all of our sporting events we
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cover, and this one is truly the great stories of america's cup. today artimes racing looking to stave off elimination. the prestart of the fourth race in the louis vuitton cup se semifinal round, artemis racing to fight off a loss. three penalties in all for the swedish team as luna rosa keeps improving with the wind and a sweep, they're set to face emritz team new zealand. and hats off for artemis for honoring their teammate who died during training in may. very emotional all around, with an outpouring by fans. >> it's a full standing ovation for art miss racing. they may have lost the race, they have earned the respect of everybody as they cross the line. >> any group of people who have been through something as
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terrible as we have. it has a gelling component to it, we became obviously close as a team. i guess like anyone who's been involved in an accident. and one thing is for sure, that allows you to go forward with a lot of confidence. it's a team that i think is going to be incredibly strong in the future. and andrew has been a big part of that. >> after today's race, i talked with ian percy about if this scenario helps energize them for future america's cup competitions, certainly it does. also when we look at this louis vuitton cup finals now against luna rosa and emirates team new zealand. they have not beaten new zealand in head to head operations. that will be a very interesting final to watch. the winner of that moves on to
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face oracle usa in the america's cup. i'm lauren scott we'll send it back to you in the studio. still to come at 5:00, make-up goes green. the bay area company behind an underwater adventure that ends up on your face. the critics agree, build your own pancakes part 2 is a hit! i put caramel and bacon, says bobby. i like it when syrup goes down the side, says jenna. and michael was left speechless. build your own pancakes are back for a limited run, only at denny's.
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one less thing for parents and students to do to get ready for back to school. mo magic handed out 1200 backpacks to kids in need today at the western edition health
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fare in san francisco. the backpacks were stuffed with school supplies. the annual event provided health screenings and other resources for students from kindergarten through 12th grade and their families. the goal is to make sure every student in san francisco starts off the school year prepared for success. the first year we did this, we had kids getting happy about getting a number two pencil. the fact that a kid would be happy to have a pencil for school, we're happy to light a fire and provide some inspiration. it may soon be the hottest ingredient in skin care. algae. a silicon valley company is taking algae, turning it into cosmetics, at $79 a bottle, do they have a hit on their hands? a business and tech reporter scott bud man is looking reporter because of this. >> it's a company known for
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shaking things up with algae. now, silicon valley's biotech company is aiming at the cosmetic market with algae based skin care. >> algae are survivors. they're some of the oldest organisms on the planet. >> working in the lab to develop a greener, more sustainable way to fight back against aging. >> our product development team has identified compounds that are good for the skin. >> all that lab work is paying off. they're already known for turning algae into fuel. they're hoping to turn cosmetics into big business. expanding a partnership with sephora. look for the algenist brand at a sephora near you. >> an incredible client base for products that we are bringing to the market.
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>> it's a big move giving skin care and the giant cosmetics industry a bit of a high-tech green twist. >> cellular regeneration benefits to the skin. hydration benefits to the skin. you're going to get anti-aging products that really work. >> and it all starts here in the lab strain by strain. >> scott bud man, nbc bay area news. >> joining us now, a man who does not need such things. he joins us with the forecast. >> i hope when i'm 60, i can still look like this. >> get some algae. >> temperatures today were very comfortable. if you were outside anywhere across the board, we get to some of that sunshine out there. good for the skin, 65 in san francisco. 67 in oakland. still, right now, 79 in livermore. 74 in san jose. over the past couple hours, you notice as you look at this map,
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a lot of our winds were 10 to 15 miles per hour. look how they're close to 20 miles per hour here. let's take you outside, can you see from palo alto that camera, pointed toward the north, the marine layer pointed toward san francisco. all that fog is going to continue to form and move on through as we head into the overnight hours. right at 1500 feet. it's expected to thicken to about 2,000 feet. you can see even the san francisco fog starting to roll in. this will eventually push into the south and east bay. as you wake up tomorrow another foggy start. things are about to change. we have an area of high pressure that's going to start to build in. >> this thing's been spinning over us for the past week it's finally getting out of here. you can see the warm air combining with some cool air. that's going to continue the next few days. high pressure starts to slide in.
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this is going to be a dry warm heat it's going to keep our winds from the south and eventually from the southwest that means we'll see some fog in the morning, by the afternoon, things will start to burn off. and things will start to warm up. we'll have clear nights through monday that will put us near 90 as we head toward tuesday and wednesday. that's where we should be this time of year, we've been very spoiled. we'll see some fog tonight. another typical thing that we see everywhere across the east, south bay. tomorrow afternoon, you'll notice a lot of that fog retreats to the coast. this doesn't push all the way in, we're going to start to see the clearing as soon as monday afternoon sunshine, 78 in san jose. 84 in livermore. a little cooler by the bay. alameda over toward heyward 70, over in oakland, 74, san
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francisco at 67 degrees. the major heat that i was talking about, that doesn't arrive until monday. that's when we'll see temperatures return to average. tuesday and wednesday wouldn't be surprised if some places get close to 90 degrees, the ocean breeze starts to push back in by wednesday. coastal locations will cool. no big rain in the next seven days, kind of unusual this past week. we've been fogged in, drizzle at the coast. and it's been cool for this time of year. it will return to normal. wei be back with sports after this. look at 'em.
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living on cloud nine with that u-verse wireless receiver. you see in my day, when my mom was repainting the house, you couldn't just set up a tv in the basement. i mean, come on! nope. we could only watch tv in the rooms that had a tv outlet. yeah if we wanted to watch tv someplace else, we'd have to go to my aunt sally's. have you ever sat on a plastic covered couch? [ kids cheering ] you're missing a good game over here. those kids wouldn't have lasted one day in our shoes. [ male announcer ] switch and add a wireless receiver. get u-verse tv for $19 a month for 2 years with qualifying bundles rethink possible.
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hi, everybody, scott reiss in the comcast sportsnet newsroom. around the turn of the last century, john mcgraw left the orioles to manage the giants. took the uniform colors with
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him. thus was born the orange and black we know and love today. today there was a lot of it at at&t. bottom 6th, 1-0 baltimore, until marko scutaro, that will get down and score andreas torres, we're knotted at one. sacks packed hunter pence, opposite field, and troublesome. scutaro, brandon belts in to make it 3-1 giants. the potential tieing run aboard. the giants even up the series with a 3-2 win. the a's looking to take game two against the blue jays, sonny gray making his first major league start. jose batista thoroughly unimpressed. 2-0 toronto, gray was pretty good. six innings, two earned runs, top two, josh reddick, three home runs last night, about another one today, a two-run shot to tie the game at 2, ninth
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inning, it is 5-3 toronto, reddick, he didn't. he did. yeah, that's five homers in two games for reddick, tieing a major league record. the a's come up a buck short. moving day for the pga championships, jason duckner began the day ahead, but it didn't last long. we're going to need some snorkel equipment. that's under water. he would double bogey, finish the day at 8 under par. jim furyk making his move on 17. the bird and a rare show of emotion from furyk. save par on 18. great putt from the fringe, and furyk is your leader heading into sunday. you ever go down to the backyard or the local gym see how many shots you can sink in a row? this kid had us all blown away.
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he attends west wheaton academy in chicago. he made 143 three-pointers on 145 attempts. 93%. props to the belmont redwood shores all-stars they advanced to play eastlake little league tonight at 6:00 to decide the region western champ. the victor advanced to the little league world series in williams port. we'll have a live look in at the viewing party. i don't know, terry, petaluma last year, belmont this year. it's quite the tradition we're developing in the bay area. >> i hope they win, it was so much fun last year, good luck to the local kids. no doubt. we come back, lots of traffic around the bay area today, why some cars were driving in the waters of mccovey cove. yes, in the waters.
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it's part car, part boat, certainly not something you see every day in the bay. four fiat vehicle water krafs. they're supposed to be there, before the giants game against the orioles, it's a promotion aimed at getting across the idea that the fiat 500 is fun. and buoyant. they stayed in mccovey cove for a few hours. not too late to see them. they're still in the bay. go to fisherman's wharf. weather permitting. real quick update. >> that looks interesting. >> i would think if there's some -- >> temperatures will start close to 90 degrees as we get toward monday, temperatures are supposed to be near 90 degrees this time of year, we're returning more to a summer like pattern. and you'll notice fog will start
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to become thin at the coast on monday. >> thanks very much. >> thanks for watching nbc bay area news at 5:00. we'll see you at 6:00. on the program this saturday night, without warning. fast moving floodwaters trigger i deadly mudslide sending a destructive surge of water ask debris through neighborhood streets and the threat isn't over. massive search, the manhunt in the mountains for a missing teen and her accused kidnapping escalates. what's being done to find them? >> under fire. debate over the government surveillance practices as the president begins his vacation. healthy choices? big challenges ahead for when the new health care law takes effect. will you have to change your doctor? and kicklicious. he was an internet sensation, but can he handle the big league pressure on the field? >> announcer: thi